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Karnal emerging as Haryana’s most desirable tourism destination hub: says Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

In a recently concluded gala industry meet at Noormahal Palace Hotel in Karnal, Delhi-NCR the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana, Shri Manohar Lal Khattar addressed industry leaders, exporters, and representatives of various associations including Hospitality & Medical Tourism and shared his vision of taking the growth of Karnal to the next level. With Karnal becoming the Tourism and Medical hub of the State along with the huge potential for growth of various rising industries, he highlighted the significant role of Smart Karnal City in promoting Haryana on the domestic as well as international tourism growth map. As the COVID pandemic is nearly faded in India, it is time to work towards a glorious future for the country. With this purpose in mind, the Chief Minister of Haryana has laid down a roadmap for promoting Karnal with Krishna Circuit and developing the Smart City as a Popular Tourism hub.

Addressing various association members and industry leaders in one-its-kind industry meets in Karnal, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana, Shri Manohar Lal Khattar said, “Karnal and Kurukshetra are a rich pool of Indian culture and heritage with a lot of potential. Continuous work is being done to safeguard these two cities and transform them to international standards. The Karnal Smart city project will help in tapping the huge potential to become the inspiring tourism hub on the international tourism map. The development work is accelerated so that everything is completed quickly. We want the people of Karnal to prosper and want to generate more opportunities for them. The dream is to transform Karnal into role model making them sustainable and Tourism friendly.”

Numerous path-breaking initiatives are being undertaken to aid the development, progress, and growth of the Karnal city and transform it into the aspiring city of the future.

Shri Nishant Kumar Yadav, CEO of Karnal Smart City Limited and Karnal Deputy Commissioner said, “Under the Smart Cities Project, we have undertaken the holistic-accelerated development of the city to enable growth at a massive scale. We have integrated technological, economic, architectural, digital, environmental as well as social innovation solutions to transform Karnal into a futuristic smart city. The success of a few of our recent projects is an encouragement to work harder to fulfill our role and our commitment as a Role Model City. These projects will create a lot of business and employment opportunities to boost socio-economic wellbeing.”

“Smart Tourism destinations are going to be the next big thing in tourism as the travelers and tourists of the new informed world are increasingly demanding for more tech-savvy, sustainable and safe tourist destinations. We are committed to developing Karnal as the most preferred smart tourism destination for domestic as well as foreign tourists.”, he further added.

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